Legal Team

Alex Katzman


Alex Katzman graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1988, completed a post-graduate program at Oxford University in England, and graduated from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 1993. Alex has practiced primarily in Bexar County and throughout Texas since graduating from law school. Alex is licensed by the Texas Supreme Court, the Southern and Western Federal District Courts of Texas, and the 5th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals. He is board certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

He has served on the Texas State Bar Grievance Committee (San Antonio District 10) as a member 2005-2011 and Committee Chair 2009-2011, member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, member of the National Employment Lawyers Association-San Antonio Chapter, a former director of the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association (SATLA), and a longstanding member of the Texas Employment Lawyers Association (TELA). Alex was recognized by “Scene in SA” magazine in 2006 as one of the best San Antonio lawyers in the areas of Employment Law and Personal Injury, and again in Employment Law every year since 2007. He was also recognized by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star in 2005 and has been peer nominated and voted a Texas Super Lawyer every year since 2009. He is fluent in Hebrew.

Alex holds a 4th dan red belt in Kenseido (karate/aikido) and is a senior instructor of Kenseido when he is not practicing law.

Justin R. Reyes


Justin R. Reyes is an associate attorney with Katzman & Katzman. Born and raised in Port Lavaca, Texas, Justin received his degree in Political Science from St. Mary’s University in 2013, where he served as president of his fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha. Justin received his Juris Doctorate from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 2016, where he was a member of the mock trial team and served as a law clerk at Katzman & Katzman as a 2L and 3L student. As a law clerk, Justin was an Associate Member of the State Bar of Texas, which allowed him to actively participate in court proceedings, including multiple hearings and a bench trial.

Justin is licensed by the Texas Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas.

Justin’s practice primarily focuses on a wide range of civil litigation, including commercial and business litigation, as well as employment litigation. Justin has a passion for civil litigation and is dedicated to protecting the legal rights of small businesses, employees and those who have been wronged by others.

Justin loves spending time with his family and friends, working out, cooking, and playing flag football during his spare time.

Professional Affiliations

San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association
San Antonio Bar Association
San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
American Bar Association – Business Law Section
Federal Bar Association – San Antonio Chapter
Texas Young Professionals

Cecilia V. Linnstaedter


Paralegal, Cecilia Linnstaedter received her Degree in Marketing and International Business from the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University, Bloomington. She brings administrative, office management, and customer service to the team. Mrs. Linnstaedter received her Paralegal Certification from the University of Texas, San Antonio in 2014, later joining Katzman and Katzman, PLLC in early 2016. Cecilia Linnstaedter is fluent in Spanish.